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Assignment America (Larry Scandin) #848323

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 05, 2007
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Minnesota: Steve Hartman) The story of Minnesotan Larry Scandin††, who has taken in over 100 foster kids over 14 years, presented; scenes shown of the framed pictures of the kids on his wall & of his now-grownup kids coming back to visit. [SCANDIN - recalls one of his kids; says he had a great life.] [Juvenile probation supervisor Mike STEVENSON - praises Scandin.] [Former foster kids "JASON," "LARRY" - reminisce.]

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